9 days in Vienna, Budapest & Prague Itinerary

9 days in Vienna, Budapest & Prague Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace, see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Karlskirche.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna itinerary planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Vienna is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Vienna. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Istanbul in June since evenings lows in Vienna dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and contemplate the long history of Matthias Church.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Budapest online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, stop by Lesser Town, and get great views at Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Prague trip builder app.

You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or fly. While traveling from Budapest, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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